Posting Title: Press Manager – Small Craft Advisory Press (SCAP)
Recruiting Location: Tallahassee, FL
Department: The Florida State University, College of Fine Arts is seeking a qualified individual to serve as Press Manager of Small Craft Advisory Press (SCAP). The position is a full time A&P Staff position with benefits.
SCAP is a collaborative book arts press that uses a range of technologies to create artist book editions that push the traditions of the book. SCAP books are collected nationally and internationally. SCAP is part of the Facility for Arts Research.
Position to begin late spring or early summer.
In coordination with SCAP Director:
Bachelors degree and two years experience minimum. Must be a skilled letterpress printer and binder with proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite. Candidate should have an interest in contemporary tools such as laser cutting, CNC routing and 3D printing. Candidate should be able to run, manage, and maintain printing press and binding equipment, including Vandercook Proof Presses.
BA, BFA or MFA in book arts or equivalent, with expertise in letterpress and bookbinding
Each bulleted item below should be submitted as a separate PDF:
Submit 20 images of professional work related to the job in a single PDF file
SCAP Press Manager Position
Office of the Dean, College of Fine Arts
540 West Call Street, Tallahassee FL 32306-1170
Questions should be directed to:
Denise Bookwalter, Small Craft Advisory Press, Director
Open until filled.
This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.
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